Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Young Living Essential Oils, L.C.
Penalty: 
$760,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
September 18, 2017
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Young Living Essential Oils pleaded guilty in federal court to federal misdemeanor charges regarding its illegal trafficking of rosewood oil and spikenard oil in violation of the Lacey Act and the Endangered Species Act.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Utah
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